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X.Org Board Elections Get Underway Tomorrow

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Published on 04 March 2012 12:24 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in X.Org
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From Monday through next week, X.Org members are able to vote for their choice of candidates to be seated on the X.Org Board of Directors.

There are four open positions for two-year terms while there are six possible candidates. The nominated candidates for the X.Org Board include Mark Balmer, Alex Deucher, Matt Dew, Matthias Hopf, Jeremy Huddleston, and Keith Packard.

The personal statements and other information about the six X.Org candidates can be found from this X.Org Wiki page.

I endorse Marc Balmer, Matthias Hopf, Alex Deucher, and Keith Packard.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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